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Mentors talk about their experiences of supporting young people in Hertfordshire in 2017

27 October 2017

As a part of National Mentoring Day we’re celebrating the fantastic work of our mentors and hearing about their experiences supporting Hertfordshire young people at a key time in their lives.

Whatever results you get – whether better or worse than you hoped for – there are plenty of options for you

17 August 2017

YC Hertfordshire advisers are on hand to help you to think about the right choices for you, whether that’s in education, training or employment.

Navigate your Future workshops are helping young people prepare for the world of work

25 April 2017

Navigate your Future, a package of pick and mix workshops for key stage 3, is inspiring students to think about their journey into the world of work.

Local employers set to inspire young people through new mentoring scheme

09 February 2017

Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions is set to launch a mentoring programme to help inspire young people by teaming them up with local business people.

North Herts team helps Royston young person to begin his journey on the Pathway to Success

09 February 2017

A young person from Royston has begun a job with local engineering manufacturer thanks to Youth Connexions Hertfordshire’s Pathway to Success scheme.

Year 9 pupils get a taste of the world of work at Marriotts Careers Day with Youth Connexions

14 December 2016

Year 9 pupils at Marriotts School in Stevenage gained a colourful and first class insight to the world of work at their annual careers fair, which second year running offers young people careers guidance and a range of services from local employers, providers and Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions.

Young apprentice is told “you’re hired” thanks to support from Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions

03 November 2016

A Hertfordshire employer was a very satisfied customer after Youth Connexions helped Dine Contract catering to fill an apprenticeship vacancy.

Pupils at the Thomas Alleyne Academy in Stevenage jump onto the Careers Carousel

24 October 2016

Interview techniques, CV writing and brushing up on decision making skills were all part of a Careers Carousel session delivered by Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions to pupils at the Thomas Alleyne Academy.

Could your company offer a young person a taste of the working world?

20 October 2016

Employers across Hertfordshire were encouraged to help young people get their first taste of the world of work as part of National Work Experience Week.

National Work Experience Week 2016

14 October 2016

Youth Connexions support around 7,000 young people each year to take up work experience placements which gives them valuable insight into the world of work.